Opal Vienna Crumpler

8 August 1924–6 July 1997 (Age 72)
Ponca City, Kay, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Opal Vienna

When Opal Vienna Crumpler was born on 8 August 1924, in Ponca City, Kay, Oklahoma, United States, her father, George Dewey Crumpler, was 26 and her mother, Ola Pearl Fredregill, was 22. She married Leo Albert Bouse on 24 December 1950, in Ellis, Oklahoma, United States. She lived in Marion, Arkansas, United States in 1935 and Davis Township, Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died on 6 July 1997, at the age of 72, and was buried in Shattuck, Ellis, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leo Albert Bouse
Opal Vienna Crumpler
Marriage: 24 December 1950

Spouse and Children

24 December 1950
Ellis, Oklahoma, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 5

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 20

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Opal V Crumpler in household of Ola Crumpler, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Opal Crumpler in household of Ola Crumpler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Vienna Crumpler, "Oklahoma, School Records, 1895-1936"

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